The official website for European football

Demel down and out for Hamburg

Published: Friday 21 October 2005, 17.02CET
Hamburger SV will be without defender Guy Demel for up to four weeks after he picked up a knee injury on Matchday 1 of the UEFA Cup group stage.
Published: Friday 21 October 2005, 17.02CET

Demel down and out for Hamburg

Hamburger SV will be without defender Guy Demel for up to four weeks after he picked up a knee injury on Matchday 1 of the UEFA Cup group stage.

Hamburger SV will be without defender Guy Demel for up to four weeks after he picked up a knee injury.

Ligament damage
The 24-year-old suffered ligament damage in last night's 1-0 win at PFC CSKA Sofia on the opening night of the UEFA Cup group stage. The injury will definitely keep him out of the Matchday 2 home fixture against Viking FK on 3 November. However, it will have little bearing on the Bundesliga as Demel is suspended for the next four matches after a post-match incident in the 1-0 defeat by VfL Wolfsburg last Saturday.

Last updated: 21/10/05 15.52CET

Related information

Team profiles

http://www.uefa.com/uefaeuropaleague/news/newsid=357184.html#demel+down+hamburg

UEFA.com features

UEFA’s educational programme aims to look after tomorrow’s stars
  • UEFA’s educational programme aims to look after tomorrow’s stars
  • Youth League referees taking a major step
  • Ex-England defender Ugo Ehiogu dies aged 44
  • 'Let us not be afraid' - Aleksander Čeferin
  • Assistant referees train in Malaga
  • The long and the shirt of it...
  • Facing challenges and embracing change - Aleksander Čeferin
  • Discover UEFA's competitions
  • European legends join UEFA as football advisors
  • Women's game in UEFA Direct spotlight
1 of 10